Forge offering cash prizes for top speakers at TopTalk event
On October 24, 2019, six finalists will compete at The Norsemen Brewing Co. for a cash prize by sharing their ideas in front of a live audience at TopTalk, a speaking competition for individuals to present their meaningful perspective on how positive change can occur in Topeka.
Individuals seeking to present at TopTalk will participate in a two-step selection process which includes a written submission and a live presentation outlining what change they desire and how they seek to implement their idea into the community. After auditions are complete, six finalists will have the opportunity to share their ideas on stage in front of a live audience who will determine the winner of the competition.
Participants must be at least 18 year of age. Submissions are being accepted from August 1, 2019 through August 30, 2019 by clicking on the TopTalk registration link at TopekaForge.org.
Written Submissions – 8/1/2019-8/30/2019
Semi-Finalists announced week of 9/20/2019
Live auditions occur and finalists announce week of 10/7/2019
TopTalk Event – October 24, 2019 6-8p.m. at Norsemen Brewing Co.